Jackson County Ohio Queries - April 1999 thru July 1999
DATE: 07/22/1999 SUBMITTER: Deborah Butcher
SURNAMES: ROSS, MAGILL
I am researching information on Clara ROSS born February 8, 1880 in Jackson County. She married James Wesley MAGILL. All I have on her parents is as follows John ROSS and Mary. I would like to find their birth places, birth dates, and parents names, and marriage date. I would appreciate any help I could get.
DATE: 07/22/1999 SUBMITTER: Jenny Kroft
SURNAMES: CARPENTER, FARRAR
Looking for info on John Francis CARPENTER and his wife Mary FARRAR who lived in Jackson from the late 1800s to early 1900s. John was born in Ireland to Charles and Ann CARPENTER. Hoping to find which part of Ireland and when he came over.
DATE: 07/22/1999 SUBMITTER: Jenny Kroft
SURNAMES: CONRAD, DUNCAN, WASHBURN, HAMMONS
Looking for info on Frederick CONRAD or his wife Rebecca DUNCAN who lived in Jackson Co. in the mid 1800s. Their son Samuel fought in the Civil War and married Mary WASHBURN. Frederick had many other children and a second wife by the name of Ann HAMMONS. He might have come to Ohio from Pennsylvania.
DATE: 07/22/1999 SUBMITTER: Laureen Roach
I am looking for any information on the two PALMERS listed in the 1820 census for Jackson Co. One is Austin and the other is Layton both in Milton Township. I believe one or the other is the father of my 3rd great-grandmother Susannah BRALEY nee PALMER. Any info. would be greatly appreciated. I'm stuck here.
DATE: 07/22/1999 SUBMITTER: Robert E. Willis
WILLIS, Andrew J. looking to find info. about his life in Wellston, Ohio. Had brother's W. Crayton, Johnny, and Charley. I believe they all lived in Wellston.
DATE: 07/22/1999 SUBMITTER: Beth Bechtel
SURNAMES: POOR, PRICE, McCLURE, POTTS
Looking for information on Charles POOR and Melinda PRICE. The only info I have is that of their illegitimate daughter, Luella "Ella" POOR. She was born October 1865 - married Caleb A. McCLURE on July 15, 1882 in Jackson county - died in 1943 in Oak Hill. After Caleb died, she married an unknown POTTS. Any help finding anything on Charles and Melinda would be appreciated.
DATE: 07/22/1999 SUBMITTER: Bob Buntin
Looking for my grandfather William Millard SHOEMAKER, born in Ohio on 3 Sep 1858, whose father may have been Jacob SHOEMAKER of Jackson County. Any info on Jacob, his spouse and family would be greatly appreciated.
DATE: 07/22/1999 SUBMITTER: Rita Deckard Barnes
SURNAMES: DECKARD, DURKER
I am looking for information on the DURKER, DECKARD family that lived in Coalton during the early 1900, 1920, & 1930. Henry DECKARD, Edward DURKER, they were brothers but went by different spellings of name. Wife of Henry was Kate. Would like to know location of grave sites in old cemetery on hill. Info on Henry's first wife also Maggie SQUIRES. Any help appreciated.
DATE: 07/16/1999 SUBMITTER: Katherin Byrne
I would like information on the parents of James Danial O'CONNOR, born abt. 1852 In Jackson County, He later married Emmaline WHITLOCK.
DATE: 07/16/1999 SUBMITTER: Jenny(Harrison) Ellis
SURNAMES: MCKEE, TILLY, TILLEY
TILLY/TILLEY,Robert (Rufus) & Martha MCKEE. Looking for all the names of this couples children, also the burial site lot# ect. of Rufus & Martha.
DATE: 07/16/1999 SUBMITTER: Beverly (HIMES) BARGER
Searching Jackson Co, Ohio for descendants of William WILMORE b.1774 King & Queen Co, VA d.1856 Jackson Co, Ohio married Nancy HARRISON. They had son John Harrison WILMORE who married Sarah BATES.
DATE: 07/09/1999 SUBMITTER: Joan B. Williams
SURNAMES: DAVIS, WATKINS, CLAY, TURNER, HALL, JUSTICE, BROWN, MORTON
Looking for any info on my ggrandmother, Lenore DAVIS,? born abt 1890, m.William DAVIS. Siblings of Lenore were: Winnie, m. ?WATKINS (their son, Samuel WATKINS), Goldie, never married, Edie, also never married, Willard, #1m., ? Wheeler, #2m ??. Children of William and Lenore DAVIS DAVIS: 1. Dorothy m. ? CLAY, 2. Pauline b.Feb. 13, 1913, m. John W. TURNER, 3. Irene m. Lon C. HALL, 4. Helen m. #1 ? Leete, #2 John JUSTICE, 5. Wilma (Peg) m. #1 Ken BROWN, #2 Hal MORTON. William and Lenore moved their family to Thealka, Ky. (near Paintsville),where he was the storekeeper for the coal company store there, for many years. Their daughters were all raised here, and a couple of them married locally and raised their families here. Goldie and Edie remained in the "old home place" all of their lives in Wellston. One of the "old maids" worked in a brewy, I think??? Willard's second marriage took him to Coal Grove, after that ??? Any information concerning this family will be greatly appreciated.
DATE: 07/09/1999 SUBMITTER: Jenny (Harrison) Ellis
SURNAMES: DURKER, MCGARVEY
Henry DURKER & Edward DURKER, Looking for info on burial place of their parents Barney DURKER & Mary MCGARVEY in Jackson or Lawrence Co.
DATE: 07/07/1999 SUBMITTER: Paulette
SURNAMES: MARTIN, ELLIS
Seeking family of Mary Catherine MARTIN b.abt. 1851, d.12 Oct.1892 in Wellston. Married 8 Jan 1881, in Jackson, to Thomas ELLIS.
DATE: 07/07/1999 SUBMITTER: Jenny (Harrison) Ellis
SURNAMES: see text
I'm looking for the following- James PIERCEFIELD & Lucinda JOHNSON, James PIERCEFIELD & Martha TILLEY, Patrick MORAN & Maragret FAGAN, John HARRISON & Catherine MORAN, Alfred MCKEE & Nancy SWANEY, James HARRISON & Agnes LINSKEY, Henry Durker ? DECKARD & Kate ?, Hiram JOHNSON & Mary NANCE, James LINSKEY & Elizabeth(Lizzie) ROUSH, Foster TILLEY & Nancy VERNON, Martha DECKARD & Robert HARRISON, William TILLEY & Elizabeth BEAM. Also Martha MCKEE & William TILLY / TILLEY. Would be interested in hearing from anyone with a connection or any info you could SHARE.
DATE: 07/07/1999 SUBMITTER: Shirley Colvin
SURNAMES: BARTON, TILSEY, LEWIS
I am looking for information on Sharp BARTON born 1770 in VA and died Mar 2, 1841, in Jackson County, Bloomfield Township. I am especially interested in obtaining the will on page 41 in Jackson Co. and the cemetery that he is buried. He married Sarah ?, Virginia TILSEY, and Elsa LEWIS. I believe Virginia and Elsa are also buried in Jackson County. Sharp was listed in the 1820 Census of Bloomfield Township found on the internet. I would appreciate any information on this family.
DATE: 07/07/1999 SUBMITTER: Michael McGhee
SURNAMES: MCGHEE, WEBB
I'm looking for the parents of Bert McGhee. His mother was a Webb.
DATE: 07/03/1999 SUBMITTER: Connie May Clark Sparks
SURNAMES: CLARK, FLEMING
Looking for info in my father's family. Raymond Clyde CLARK b. 1914 in Wellston. Father Harrison CLARK, mom Edna FLEMING, brothers Franklin and Leonard Charles. Edna's sibs: Charles, Rayfiel, Hazel. Family may have moved to Yellow Springs.
DATE: 07/03/1999 SUBMITTER: Linda Hollingshead Wilbur
SURNAMES: HOLLINGSHEAD, SPAKE
I am searching for parents/lineage connections for Nathaniel HOLLINGSHEAD. According to his obituary, Nathaniel was born on 27 August, 1827 in Jackson Co., OH. He died in Michigan on 31 October, 1893 and lies buried in Fairview Cemetery, Homer, Calhoun County, Michigan. He married Charlotte M. SPAKE 10 November, 1849 in West Unity, Williams Co., OH. They can be found in the 1850 Federal Census for Brady Township, Williams County, OH on page 13B. Apparently, they later migrated west to Mishawaka, St. Joseph Co., IN, where at least several of their six children were born. They also lived for a time in Hillsdale Co., MI and indeed had lived in Homer only briefly when Nathaniel died very unexpectedly at the age of 66. During the Civil War, Nathaniel Hollingshead enlisted in the 138th Indiana Volunteer Infantry. According to his military pension record, he spent his 100 day enlistment guarding railroads.
DATE: 07/03/1999 SUBMITTER: Joe Thomas
I am looking for the parents of John Wesley SNIDER who died in Wellston in 1933. He was married to Mary Elizabeth Bryant, who died in 1926. The two were married in Vinton County in 1881. John Wesley SNIDER was supposedly born in Meigs County in 1852, but have not been able to verify.
DATE: 07/03/1999 SUBMITTER: J Crabtree
SURNAMES: CRABTREE, GRAHAM
Would sure like to know who the parent's were of Thomas CRABTREE b. abt 1793 MD Died 4-27-1860 Bur. Grahamville Cem Jackson Co. OH Wife Pheobe GRAHAM Children. Hiram- Joseph- Lewis- Pheobe- Alaxander- Dorcus- James.
DATE: 07/03/1999 SUBMITTER: Bret Rogers
SURNAMES: WARREN, RICKEY
Looking for any decendants or ancestors of Otto Morton WARREN, died in Jackson Ohio - 1961. Born, 1882. Married Margaret RICKEY. Any help would be great thanks.
DATE: 07/03/1999 SUBMITTER: Lisa H. DeBruhl
I am trying to find the parents of Humphrey Posey CORN b. 1812/13 in North Carolina. I believe his parents may have gone to Jackson Co., OH.
DATE: 06/29/1999 SUBMITTER: Karen West Marsteller
SURNAMES: WEST, LEWIS
Hi, I am doing research on my family history. I am related to John WEST, revolutionary war soldier, who is buried in the West cemetary in "Sampsonville", do you have any information on Sampsonville? It is the area near the Kenneth Lewis school. Kenneth LEWIS' mother was Grace WEST, granddaughter of John WEST. My grandfather was Grace's brother, Roy.
DATE: 06/29/1999 SUBMITTER: Janet Spearry
SURNAMES: Tom Corwin, Glen Roy
Do you know where I can find information about the Tom Corwin coal mine, the people who lived there, pictures of the area and anything else. I am doing research on the area and there is very little about it in print. It was a mining town in the late 1800's and early 1900's. This is the area on 788 around the old radio station. I am also interested in Glen Roy. Thank you in advance.
DATE: 06/29/1999 SUBMITTER: Dean Hickman
Does anyone have access to the obituaries for George LEACH (died Feb 12, 1881) and son Fielding LEACH (died Jun 22 1887)? Is there any clue as to who their respective parents were? There is a question about Fielding's mother's name.
DATE: 06/29/1999 SUBMITTER: Dean Hickman
SURNAMES: MARTIN, BOYER, HOLLAND
In Jackson Twp, Loren B. MARTIN's mother Hannah married James HOLLAND by 1866. Loren and Hannah and J.W. are buried in Limerick Cemetery. Who were Hannah's parents and who was Hannah's previous husband (named Martin?). There is also William Henry MARTIN who married first a NEWELL, then a Samantha LEACH, then a Mary RICHARDS. Will Henry seems to have another name of William H. BOYER because Harmon MARTIN is also called Harmon BOYER in the birth records. How did this happen? Who were Will Henry's parents? I think Loren and Will Henry were brothers.
DATE: 06/29/1999 SUBMITTER: Roger Byers
SURNAMES: PHILLIPS, DILLON, FOSTER
I am looking for information on the John PHILLIPS' (b. abt 1813) family (all born in VA, except for Nancy). They were living in Washington Twp. during the 1850 Census. His wife was Lydia DILLON (b. abt. 1815). His children for William H.(b. 11 Nov 1836), Robert Elmo (b. abt 1838), Ely (b. abt 1843), Sarah J. (b. abt 1845), and Nancy E. (b. abt 1848). There was also a Elizabeth FOSTER (b. abt 1815) living in their household in 1850.
DATE: 06/29/1999 SUBMITTER: Barbara Randall
SURNAMES: HENDERSON, SMITH, LUCUS, FAULKNER
My Grandfather was James HENDERSON, married to Hattie LUCUS, my dad was Lewis D. SMITH married to Blanche Alma HENDERSON, mother Eunice FAULKNER.
DATE: 06/29/1999 SUBMITTER: George Miller
Seeking info on the following people: Henry Miller father, sons John Wesley, James Oliver, Walter Elsworth, William Henry, Josepth Gardner. All born in Jackson Co. If you know of these men, please contact me.
DATE: 06/29/1999 SUBMITTER: Paula Swope
SURNAMES: CRABTREE, DIXON, IRWIN, ERWIN, TITUS, STOCKHAM
I am researching Gilliam CRABTREE b. 6/12/1833 Jackson Co. died 9/18/1913 Scioto Co. who married Catherine DIXON 1852 in Jackson Co. and then married Rebecca Ann TITUS on 11/23/1861. Would appreciate any information. Also researching Gilliam and Catherine's children; Edward CRABTREE b. ABT 1853. William CRABTREE b. 3/10/1854 in Ohio. William died 9/14/1932 in Wright Co. Iowa. William married Mary IRWIN (ERWIN) on 2/20/1875 in Scioto Co. Ohio. Mary IRWIN (ERWIN) parents were; Mariah STOCKHAM and William ERWIN. Would love to share information. They are my gr.gr. grandparents. and gr.gr.gr grandparents.
DATE: 06/24/1999 SUBMITTER: Mark Hammons
SURNAMES: COUNTY COURTHOUSE
Searching for info regarding Jackson Co. Courthouse. When was the present structure built? Where were, and do any previous courthouses still exist?
DATE: 06/24/1999 SUBMITTER: Michael K. Varley
SURNAMES: VARLEY, MAHONEY, HOLLINGSHEAD
My family immigrated from Ireland, to Wellston, looking for imformation on Patrick VARLEY, died January 9, 1936 approximately, his son Dick VARLEY who died some time earlier, i believe that Patrick is my great great grandfather, Dick was my great grandfather, my grandfather i know was Wilfred VARLEY. any information would be greatly appreciated.
DATE: 06/24/1999 SUBMITTER: Judith Rempel
I've uncovered the fact that my surname (Rempel) is also the name of a "populated place" NE of Oak Hill. I wonder whether anyone would enter into a brief correspondence with me regarding how it got this and other names (Madison Furance, Rampel). I have a lot of Rempel (surname) info online at: http://members.home.net/rempel/
DATE: 06/24/1999 SUBMITTER: Glenn Adkins
SURNAMES: WILSON, MCGHEE, KEENAN
Looking for anyone who has knowledge of my GGGgrandfather (Benjamin WILSON). He was born in 1801 and was shot and killed 9 May 1858, by a man named Addison KEENAN in Berlin Crossroads. At the time of my GGGgrandfather's death he was married to a woman by the name of Frances. I believe her maiden name was MCGHEE. The only place I've been able to locate my GGGgrandparents is the 1850 census of Jackson County in Lick Township. According to the census report they had six children. Their names are Elizabeth, Francis, Lewis, Sarah, Robert, Frederick. I would appreciate it if someone has done any genealogy on my GGGgrandparents or know of someone who has contact me.
DATE: 06/24/1999 SUBMITTER: Robyn Bailey Orchard
SURNAMES: COLLINS, LAMB
John LAMB, son of Jacob and Catherine LAMB, married Mary COLLINS, daughter of Paul and Susan COLLINS, in Jackson, Ohio, on Aug. 18, 1844. Mary Collins was born Oct. 14, 1827. John Lamb was born Dec. 19, 18??. John and Mary moved to Wells County, IN by 1850. Any information on John and Mary's parents & siblings is GREATLY appreciated!
DATE: 06/24/1999 SUBMITTER: Frank Davis
SURNAMES: DAVIS, PARKS
Looking for any information on a George DAVIS married to Susan PARKS living in or around Jackson Co., Ohio around mid to late 1880's. Any information on DAVIS or PARKS would be greatly appreciated. My personal genealogy web site:
DATE: 06/20/1999 SUBMITTER: Keith Pervatt
SURNAMES: ESTEL, ESTELL, STIFFLER
Looking for the parents of Sarah Caroline ESTEL (ESTELL). She was born in July 1865, Jackson County, and married Allison Franklin STIFFLER on Jan 28, 1884. He later remarried in 1897, but I don't know if Sarah ESTEL died prior to that or they divorced.
DATE: 06/20/1999 SUBMITTER: Gerald Burkland
SURNAMES: LEWIS, DANIELS
Looking for any information on Andrew LEWIS, and Catherine DANIELS married in 1824, in Jackson Co. Looking also for their children.
DATE: 06/20/1999 SUBMITTER: Lisa Hoffman
Looking for Jacob ROWLAND, son of Enoch ROWLAND, b. 1867. Siblings of Jacob: Mary, Frances, Samuel, Sarah Elizabeth, Charles, Delila, Joseph and John Robert. I am trying to see if this is the Jacob I have been looking for for so long. I am told he is on the 1870 census but not on the 1880. Born in Jackson Co., parents Enoch and Christina married in Gallia.
DATE: 06/20/1999 SUBMITTER: Orval Dean Muncy
SURNAMES: HUTCHINSON, CURRY, MUNCY
Researching for John W.HUTCHINSON b.1847 d. 1918, w. Sarah CURRY b. 1872 d. 1953. They were my ggrandparents. Daughter was Mary Alice HUTCHINSON (Mollie) MUNCY, my grandmother. I know nothing of John W. HUTCHINSON'S ancestors. I would appreciate any inputs available.
DATE: 06/20/1999 SUBMITTER: Linda Avellino
SURNAMES: SOWARDS, CLARKSON, CANTER, WINDSONG
I am searching for Marion SOWARDS and Rebecca J. CLARKSON. My G Grandfather was Marion SOWARDS. He married Rebecca, the daughter of James CANTER and Minnie Mae WINDSONG. After Minnie's death a family (name unknown) took Rebecca in and gave her their name. I believe that Rebecca J. CLARKSON was one and the same. They were married in Lawrence Co., Ohio Sept. 7, 1882. They eventually moved to Jackson, OH.
DATE: 06/20/1999 SUBMITTER: Laura Owen
SURNAMES: CLARK, WITHAM, SAUNDERS
Am looking for information on several Clark families listed in the Jackson Co. Census Index for 1880. The families are of David CLARK, Isaac CLARK, Jacob CLARK, Peter CLARK and Sidney CLARK. Trying to find if any of above had a dau. Mary, b. unk., d. 1893 Jackson Co., Oh., m. Thomas SAUNDERS. Mary and Thomas are my G.Grandparents. Seems after Mary died, Thomas was sent to prison for stealing in order to provide food for 3 young children, the children never saw him again as they were put up for adoption. Any help will be greatly appreciated, as I have come to a complete standstill with this family.
DATE: 06/20/1999 SUBMITTER: Norm Schneider
SURNAMES: WAGONER, BENTINE
Looking for information on my Great Great Grandmother Sophia WAGONER (1824 in Prussia-1889 in Wellston, Jackson Co.), who was married to Wilheim (William) BENTINE (1817 in Prussia - abt 1896 in Wellston, Jackson Co.)
DATE: 06/07/1999 SUBMITTER: Caren
SURNAMES: PERKINS, MADDY
Looking for the grandparents and great grandparents of Samuel W. PERKINS Sr. born in 1917-1918. His parents names were Leonard PERKINS and Millie ?(unknown last name) Samuel married a woman by the name of Ruby Eileen MADDY. They had 13 children, one of which who died shortly after birth (a Robert). They raised all the kids in Oak Hill.
DATE: 06/07/1999 SUBMITTER: Vernia B. Brooks
SURNAMES: ALLEN, BROWNING, CROW
I am researching Ann ALLEN (widow of William) who died in Jackson Co in 1839. Also researching Barbara Ann CROW and Allen K. M. BROWNING who married in Jackson Co. on 22 Dec., 1864. Would like to exchange info.
DATE: 06/07/1999 SUBMITTER: Orval Dean Muncy
SURNAMES: MUNCY, BYERS, GOODRICH
Rearching for Elijah MUNCY from Virginia, W. Lusetta GOODRICH b. 1805 from Maryland. Married 7 March 1822 in Gallia, Ohio. Lived and interned in Washington Township, Byer, Ohio. He may be my gggrandfather. My grandfather was William MUNCY born in 1836 and married to Sarah BYERS.
DATE: 06/07/1999 SUBMITTER: Nevada Boslet
SURNAMES: HAYES, SMITH
I am looking for information on a marriage between Nancy A. Hayes and Chellis\Chellos Smith. The marriage was said to be in Jackson County, Ohio on October 17, 1865. If someone can help me locate this marriage please email me. Thanks.
DATE: 06/07/1999 SUBMITTER: Lawrence W. Hickman
Could you please see if you can find any information on a Nancy Cook who died Sept 4, 1880 at Limerick, Jackson, OH. Interested in her parents names. Her husband was John Cook.
DATE: 06/07/1999 SUBMITTER: Mary Campbell
Looking for information on the Oliver family from Jackson Co,Ohio. In the 1850 census it has Charles and Huldha with their 9 children. They are Henderson, Lewis, John, William, James, Harvey, Alfred, Edward and Ellen. Most of this family show up in White Co,IL census for 1860. The only one that does not is Henderson and John Oliver. I know that Henderson is in Jackson Co,Ohio in 1860 with his wife Harrett. Henderson and Harrett are my gg-grandparents. Some say that William that married Cindereralla Dawson is a cousin to Henderson instead of a brother. Can any one help?
DATE: 05/29/1999 SUBMITTER: Abby Duffy
SURNAMES: SOUTHWARD,TERRY, DETTY
Searching for anyone who has information specifically on TERRY's from Coalton area around 1880 to 1900.
DATE: 05/27/1999 SUBMITTER: Doug Stahl
SURNAMES: HILL, FITZPATRICK
Looking for information on Vorce Ellsworth HILL and Etta FITZPATRICK. Believed to have lived in Wellston around 1900.
They had three daughters, Pearl, Gladys, and Leota.
DATE: 05/27/1999 SUBMITTER: Dean Hickman
Does anyone know where Leach, Ohio was in Jackson county in the 1900s?
DATE: 05/18/1999 SUBMITTER: Robert McCoy
Researching John MCCOY, middle name possibly Franklin, listed in 1820 OH census, Jackson Co., Franklin Twp.
DATE: 05/18/1999 SUBMITTER: Robina Kay Etzel
SURNAMES: CRABTREE, STATEN, GRAY, JENKINS
Looking for any info for Elsworth CRABTREE of Oak Hill, Ohio. Specifically looking for parents, siblings, date of birth/death, etc.
DATE: 05/18/1999 SUBMITTER: Janet Goff Jenkins
SURNAMES: GOUGH, GOFF
Because parts of Jackson County were included in present day Vinton County, I am posting this query also in Jackson County Ohio. I need someone to make a land lookup on a JOSEPH GOUGH/GOFF perhaps around 1843. I am also looking for any researcher who has or is researching the surname GOUGH/GOFF.
DATE: 05/18/1999 SUBMITTER: Sharon Hughes
SURNAMES: HOWELL, MALONE
Anyone related to or having information about William and Ollie (MALONE) HOWELL.
DATE: 05/13/1999 SUBMITTER: Larry L. Burnside
SURNAMES: BURNSIDES, BURNSIDE
I would like to know if John BURNSIDES shown in the 1820 Census and the 1825 tax list for Jackson County, Oh. had a son named John BURNSIDES born August 8, 1828 and died June 2, 1895 in Marshall County, Indiana. I am trying to locate the birthplace of my G.G. Grandfather.
DATE: 05/13/1999 SUBMITTER: Nancy C. Adkins
SURNAMES: O'SHAUGHNESSY, GALLAGHER
Searching for information on Annie B. O'SHAUGHNESSY b. 1925 who married Marion C. GALLAGHER b. April 21, 1925. Marion served as Corp. US Army WW11. Does anyone have information on them? Who was Annie B. O'SHAUGHNESSY'S parents? I would appreciate any help.
DATE: 05/13/1999 SUBMITTER: DeLoris Jensby
I would like to exchange information with anyone researching the CALLENDER surname. Isaac CALLENDER and Jacob CALLENDER, Jr. of Pike County, Ohio, both purchased land in Sec 18, Twp 6-N, and rg 19-W of Jackson County in 1839. Other Callender names include William and Sarah Ann.
DATE: 05/10/1999 SUBMITTER: Keith Pervatt
SURNAMES: STIFFLER, TUCKER
Looking for info on the family of Pearl STIFFLER, b. 1889, and Ezekiel TUCKER, b. abt 1883. Pearl died in 1979, and they lived in the Wellston area.
DATE: 05/10/1999 SUBMITTER: Keith Pervatt
Looking for info on the following Farrars, all born in Franklin Twp.: Elizabeth FARRAR, b. 1848, Sarah J. FARRAR, b. 1851, Richard A. FARRAR, b. 1853, Mary Ann FARRAR, b. 1855, John FARRAR, b. 1859, Charles FARRAR, b. 1869, and George FARRAR, b. 1871.
DATE: 05/10/1999 SUBMITTER: Keith Pervatt
SURNAMES: STIFFLER, MCGINNIS, VANCE, RIFFE, POE
Looking for info on the family of Frank STIFFLER, b. 1903, d. 1975, and wives Martha MCGINNIS, Gladys VANCE and Carrie Mae RIFFE. I know of only one son - George earnest STIFFLER, b. 1926 to wife Martha MCGINNIS. George married Virginia POE, and died in 1992, but I'm not sure where.
DATE: 05/10/1999 SUBMITTER: Keith Pervatt
SURNAMES: STIFFLER, CHRISTMAN
Looking for info on the family of Harrold Eugene STIFFLER, b. 1925 in Jackson, and wife Norma Jean CHRISTMAN. Harrold was son of Gladys STIFFLER. I believe he may have lived in the town of Beaver. I know of two children: Harrold E. STIFFLER, b. 1946, and Jerry Lee STIFFLER, b. 1948.
DATE: 05/10/1999 SUBMITTER: Keith Pervatt
SURNAMES: STIFFLER, DETTY, HUGG, FAIR
Looking for info on the children of Gladys STIFFLER, b. 1908, and Homer HUGG. Gladys remarried in 1939 to William DETTY, and may have had children by this marriage as well. She was daughter of Allison F. "Frank" STIFFLER and Blanche FAIR, of Coalton. According to Gladys' obit she was survived by 10 grandchildren and 14 great grandchildren. She died in 1975. I am also looking for the parents of Blanche FAIR, b. 1877, died 1948 in Jackson. Blanche had a brother who lived in Coalton, Edward FAIR.
DATE: 05/10/1999 SUBMITTER: tom nadsady
SURNAMES: CLAYTON, BASSETT
Researching Julia Ann CLAYTON, born: March 26, 1838, Jackson county. married: Joseph E. BASSETT, 9 Jan 1858. Any help in locating this woman, parents and family would be greatly apprecated. Alternate email: firstname.lastname@example.org
DATE: 05/10/1999 SUBMITTER: Mary Ann Corder
SURNAMES: KOLB, CULP, DENTLER, FALTER, MALONEY
I am researching the family of Martin KOLB (1803-1908) and Mary DENTLER (1827-1909) who resided in Franklin Twp. in Jackson Co. I found a birth record for Eddie MALONEY b. 4 Aug. 1889 to Cecilia KOLB and John MALONEY. They never married and she did not have the child. He was probably raised by his father or his family. In 1903 Cecilia m. Joseph FALTER. I would like to know what happened to Eddie MALONEY and would like to hear from anyone who can provide a clue.
DATE: 05/10/1999 SUBMITTER: Waunitta
SURNAMES: DELAY, HOLLINGSHEAD
Searching for any info on my g-g-g-grandparents Jonathan DELAY and Deborah (HOLLINGSHEAD) DELAY. Jonathan died in 1827 in Jackson Co. Would like to know the names of their children.
DATE: 05/10/1999 SUBMITTER: Joani Hamilton
SURNAMES: WHITE, KING
I am looking for marriage information concerning (Permelia) Ruth White who married a Mr. King apparently when they were living in a nursing home in Jackson Co., OH. (possibly in Jackson, OH.) in the 1930's. (Permelia) Ruth White King was born in 1871 and died in Jackson Co. 3/23/1838. The death certificate says she died in Lick (?) Twp.
DATE: 05/10/1999 SUBMITTER: Bill Martin
SURNAMES: MARTIN, MESSENCOP
Can you please help me identify the parents and siblings of the Courtney MARTIN and John MARTIN listed below? Also, do you know if the Margaret MARTIN listed was Margaret [MESSENCOP] MARTIN who had been married to a John MARTIN and had lived in Fallsbury Twp., Licking Co., OH? The Ohio 1860 Census for Jackson Co., Town of Jackson, lists
three MARTIN households next to each other: Courtney 53; Male; Merchant; born in Ohio, Nancy 53; Female; Virginia, John 22, William 18, Nancy 20, Samuel 16, David 14, Henry 12, Frances 9. Next to them is MARTIN, Margaret ; 73 [so, born about 1787] Born in Maryland, And, next to her is living another MARTIN family: John M. 51; Merchant; born Ohio, Maria 43; Ohio, Eliza 20, George 19, James 17, Charles 16, Mary 14, Ellen 12, Jacob 10, Edward 8, Frank 6, Sarah 4, Margaret 1. Thank you for the advice.
DATE: 05/10/1999 SUBMITTER: Kim Foltz
SURNAMES: EUTSLER, ZINN
Seeking info on John EUTSLER, (born 1818 in OH, unknown county). Married Sarah Elizabeth ZINN (born 1815 in OH, unknown county) 1837 in Jackson County. 1850 were in Milton Township. Please cc to email@example.com
DATE: 05/05/1999 SUBMITTER: Greg Schaffer
Looking for any information regarding my 4th GreatGrandfather Samuel K. SHAFER. He was born somewhere in Ohio Nov. 1835. Please help me locate his birth place and parents.
DATE: 05/05/1999 SUBMITTER: Bob Summers
SURNAMES: CHAMBERLAIN, HENSELER
William CHAMBERLAIN br.1831 Margaret HENSELER br.1841 They where married 8-13-1863. If anyone knows the father and mother of either one or the death date, i would be thankful.
DATE: 05/05/1999 SUBMITTER: Lee Reilly
I'm researching the SALYERS family that came from Jackson Co. KY to OHIO. LEE SALYERS married Florence HAINAY and I have one child name Thurman SALYERS that married Ada Marie Armstrong in KY and had had two children name Jay B. SALYERS born 11 April 1932 and Fay D. SAYLERS Abt:17 Jan 1931 but she want by another name in OHIO Lissie SAYLERS married a James Aurther PARROTT. Jay B.SALYERS married two time, but had many girlfriends and children. also lived live in Mich. and FLA.
DATE: 05/03/1999 SUBMITTER: Scott Branham
SURNAMES: GRAHAM, GILLILAND, LANHART
Looking for the birth date, ABT 1848 and death date of Johnson GRAHAM. Johnson was the son of Jehiel GRAHAM and Rebecca (GILLILAND) GRAHAM. He married Josephine LANHART on October 10,1869. His children were Andrew Jackson, Jessie Viola, Leonna, Mary C., and Ella Florence.
DATE: 04/29/1999 SUBMITTER: John Butler
SURNAMES: BUTLER, FARRAR
Looking for father of Eunice, (Yenuis) FARRAR born 1858, name thought to be Richard FARRAR IV. Also need father of William BUTLER b. 1858 in Jackson County. Have lots of Farrar info if I can make connection for sure.
DATE: 04/28/1999 SUBMITTER: Harlene Reeves
SURNAMES: COLLINS, MEADE, MEAD
COLLINS, Charles and Ida Mae MEAD or MEADE 1900 - 1950.
DATE: 04/28/1999 SUBMITTER: Tracy Holland
I am looking for any information on John H. HOLLAND who purchased land in Jackson Co in 1854.
DATE: 04/23/1999 SUBMITTER: William H. Mynes II
Looking for Info on father of David T. EVANS. David lived in Jackson Co. 1831-1902 his was the father of David Charles Evans.
DATE: 04/20/1999 SUBMITTER: Bob Summers
Looking for anything on William CHAMBERLAIN born june 1831 in OHIO. Wife Margret born OCT 1841 in OHIO they show up in the 1900 census of Wellston Jackson County. Would like any help to there marrage and fathers and mothers. Also there death.
DATE: 04/20/1999 SUBMITTER: Lauri
SURNAMES: CRAIG, PATTERSON
Looking for William Filander CRAIG and Samuel Lewis CRAIG of this county from 1820's to 1851. Also looking for Roxcena PATTERSON Family, possibly Euretis PATTERSON her father...no proof yet. Please email me.
DATE: 04/20/1999 SUBMITTER: Paulette Deardorff
SURNAMES: MARTIN, ELLIS
Am seeking info on Mary C. MARTIN m. Thomas ELLIS Jan.8,1881 in Jackson. Had twins Thomas Henry & Elma (on Apr. 3, 1891), Ida, and Charles Edgar ELLIS.
DATE: 04/20/1999 SUBMITTER: glen steed
SURNAMES: CHILDERS, BROWN, SMITH
My grandmother, Lucille CHILDERS died Mar 98. Her maiden name was BROWN. Her mother's first name was Lizzie (Elizabeth?) Her maiden name was SMITH. They lived in Wellston. Is data available? Has anyone searched already?
DATE: 04/16/1999 SUBMITTER: Mike Burcham
SURNAMES: MCCAIN, HALL
Seeking information on parents, siblings and offspring of Peter MCCAIN, born abt 1776 in Maryland, Pennsylvania or New Jersey, died abt 1828 in Scioto County, Ohio. Peter was married to Ann HALL. Their son Peter MCCAIN was born July 01, 1804 in Jefferson County, Ohio. Peter is listed in the 1820 Census living in Jackson County, Ohio. Any information that you can provide regarding this family would be greatly appreciated!
DATE: 04/16/1999 SUBMITTER: Ronald Bartoe
SURNAMES: BARTOE, BRYAN
David F. BARTOE married Mary E. BRYAN 2 Nov.1865 in Milton Twp. Seeking information about their parents.
DATE: 04/16/1999 SUBMITTER: Sherry
I am researching William BEARS who lived in Lick Township from 1812-1820. Also Lyman BEARS who was born in 1812 in Jackson County. Any help would be appreciated.
DATE: 04/16/1999 SUBMITTER: Victor Vermillion
I'm researching the White family of Jackson County, Ohio, and am searching for information on an Issac J. White, (b. 1817 and died 1873). He was married to a Margaret J. Findley (b. 1820, d. 1861). Do you perchance have any information on these individuals?
DATE: 04/16/1999 SUBMITTER: Mary McGhee Settlemoir
SURNAMES: CARNEY, MCGHEE, MCDONALD, MOORE, HELMAN
I am looking for information on the above names. I have the Carney's back to Adam Carney. I have the McGhee's back to William McGhee. I have the McDonald's back to Sherman McDonald. I have the Moore's back to John Eli Moore, and I have the Helman's back to George Jacob Helman. If anyone can help me in my searches, please respond, I will trade any and all information that I currently have.
DATE: 04/16/1999 SUBMITTER: Jacob Thorn
SURNAMES: THORN, BACHUS
Sanford THORN, b-04/14/1825 Jackson County, Ohio. Parents listed in obit as William & Elizabeth (BACHUS) THORN. Sanford was, "orphaned at age 3mos. Then made his home with his paternal grandfather, until age 8yrs. From that time on he became dependent upon his own resources". He worked on different farms...and engaged in carring the mail in Jackson, Athens, Hawkins, and Gallia Counties. There are 3 generations of my family mentioned in this obituary, and sofar I have been unable to find anything in Ohio on them. Please help.
DATE: 04/16/1999 SUBMITTER: Ann Nepsa
SURNAMES: SPEAKMAN, MARQUIS
SPEAKMAN, Nancy m MARQUIS, John Calvin. Children: Margaret J., Alice M., Martha Francis, William N., Cilva B., & Charles Thurman.
DATE: 04/16/1999 SUBMITTER: Ann Nepsa
SURNAMES: MARQUIS, BROOKS
MARQUIS, Jesse m 1-BROOKS, Margaret 2- Elizabeth A.? Children: Frances E., John Calvin, Isaac Nutan, Mary P., Rosannah, Elizabeth, Jesse T., &Julia M.
DATE: 04/13/1999 SUBMITTER: Bob Shrader (invalid address)
SURNAMES: FRANKLIN, HALTERMAN
I am looking for informantion on Charles FRANKLIN married to Sarah Ellen HALTERMAN. Charles was born before 1840 in Jackson Co. and was married to Sarah 13 Jan 1859 as identified in your records for Jackson Co. I am very interested in any information on the Franklin side as I have Halterman documentation. Charles may have served in the Civil War and died in Fayetteville , W, Va. If you can help me, I would greatly appreciate it.
DATE: 04/13/1999 SUBMITTER: Deanna Arbuckle
SURNAMES: RYAN, BEAMER
I am seeking information on the RYAN family. I have received several leads that point to Jackson County via land records as well as Stark County in the north and/or Clinton/Brown Counties in the South. Also have a census record pointing to Hardin County, but Can't seem to find the missing link. Family history lists the RYAN family as native american indians who were "on the move" making them difficult at best to trace. The family line to date includes the following: James RYAN b. 1821 d. 1907 married to Eve Ann BEAMER b. 1859 d. 1883. They potentially had several children, but can only confirm one to date and that is James Henry RYAN b. 1850 d. 1911 who was married to Nancy Ann POPE and had 2 children: Eldora Bell RYAN and Reuben RYAN. Potential connection to a Meshak RYAN and his children, but not yet confirmed All leads of interest.
DATE: 04/13/1999 SUBMITTER: Oscar Wilkins
SURNAMES: WILKINS, POPE
I am looking for information regarding my ggrandfather Isaiah A WILKINS, may be spelled WILKENS. He married Mary Jane POPE on July 27 1848 at Jackson Ohio. I would like to know who his parents were and if he had any siblings.I believe he was born around 1824. any information would be appreciated.
DATE: 04/13/1999 SUBMITTER: Roy Haas
Decendants of Dominic and Regina DECK. Some children were Theresa Elizabeth m: Andrew Haas; Sophia m: Laber; Cecilia m: Laber.; Albert and William. I believe all were born in Germany coming to Jackson Co.in 1889.
DATE: 04/08/1999 SUBMITTER: Judy Blair Nichols
SURNAMES: BLAIR, JONES, MCKINNISS, MCGINNIS, CASSADY, WELCH, DOBBIN
I am continuing to search these names with special interest in Adam BLAIR b. Ireland 1810 d. 1890 Cove,, OH; and David T. JONES b. S. Wales 1818 d. 1889 Franklin Twp. Need help with immigration track, port of entry, and dates.
DATE: 04/08/1999 SUBMITTER: Debby Howard
I am researching gr-grm Sarah Tavy EDELMAN (sp?). I know little at this point. She was born 1875-85. (I surmise this in that she died app 1954-56 and had made it to her '70's I was told), but she died in Franklin county (Columbus area). She had at least 2 brothers Samuel and Berman, and at least one sister Roxie. Her father was a miner (coal?). Thanks in advance for any help or suggestions. My e-mail : firstname.lastname@example.org, or email@example.com
DATE: 04/08/1999 SUBMITTER: Jim Garrett
Looking for information on the ancestors of Harold and Felicia BLAMER. They were born in Jackson Co. (I believe) in the late 1800's. They were the offspring of Minnie WILBER and B.B. BLAMER.That's as far back as I can go so if anyone has information on these folks I would appreciate it. They are my dad's half brother and sister; ergo my uncle and aunt. Thanks.
DATE: 04/08/1999 SUBMITTER: Treva West Schroeder
SURNAMES: WEST, WILT
We Need the date that George W. WEST entered and left the Army in the 40's, and any other information that is available. Also Helen WILT.
DATE: 04/08/1999 SUBMITTER: Susan E. Spanknoble
Locking for info on John SPANKNOBLE.
DATE: 04/08/1999 SUBMITTER: Cindy Gettle
Looking for descendants of Valentine GETTLE b: Germany 1830. Fathers name is Valentine as well, also born in Germany 1795. Fed Census Records show that Valentine and his family lived in Jackson Co. Liberty Township in 1880. Valentine Sr lived with his son. Children of Valentine Jr and Margaret (Unknown): Jacob, William, Margaret, and Franklin. There may have been more children.
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